Duties of Occupational Health

ِDuties of Occupational Health




Occupational health is the most valuable assets of the population and countries as an important strategy not only considers the positive impact of health practitioners but also it has positive and significant impact in productivity and quality of products, work motivation, job satisfaction, and overall quality of life on the community.

The purpose of occupational health services is safety in health, prevention of diseases, the prevention of disability, use of labor power and welfare of workers. It is not possible unless we ensure the healthy, fertile, and motivated workforce by use the laws, regulation, and projects.



Occupational Health Practice



Higher goals of 29 and 43 constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran, more equitable distribution of health facilities to the workers and vulnerable groups in society and network of national health goals that are important factors in the development of social, economic and cultural.

Expansion of health services

Maintaining and improving the participation of the employer to provide health workers

Training more workers



Occupational Health Care Professionals



1- Monitoring and technical and administrative planning staff under supervision in the field of occupational health and necessary knowledge about their condition.

2- Necessary studies to determine the health status of professional workshops and factories, mines, agricultural and service jobs in the region

3- Meeting with relevant organization and agencies in order to attract the coordination between the health care professional

4- Set action plans and follow up enforcement action in the field of combating diseases and ensuring worker and workplace health and occupational health physician with the coordination.

5- National awareness of occupational exposure to pathogens in the field of assessment and planning, prevention and control of harmful agent work according to existing standards

6- Planning in improving working conditions for periodic checkups access the hard jobs and disadvantageous.

7- Familiarity with the principles of primary health care (P.H.C) and integrated surveillance activities in the field of occupational health in the health systems network.

8- Planning, development, establishment, equipping and operating the house health workers and health centers.

9- Surveillance in occupational health projects (integration, survival, Behgar, classes, etc)

10- Planning, cooperation and follow up in the field of technical safety and health committees

11- Planning in the field of education and retraining Behdashtyaran, health workers, health technician, members of technical committees and health protection and medical training to work.

12- Complete acquaintance network system and urban and rural health centers and house health plan in order to use the network to provide integrated personnel system.

13- Coordination and cooperation with educational experts to provide public health education programs and professional

14- Planning programs public health education and professional coordination and cooperation Department of Health Education

15- Research project and research projects in collaboration with enforcement agencies and projects disadvantageous environment